§ Mr. Llew Smith
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment which United Kingdom companies were recognised in the European better environment awards for industry awards ceremony in Copenhagen on 9 May.
§ Mr. Atkins
A winner in the eco-product category was Pilkington Glass Ltd., St. Helens. Highly recommended United Kingdom entrants were: Stanhope Properties plc, London (Good Environmental Management category); Wade Furniture Ltd., Leeds (Environmental Technology Transfer category); and BEWT (Water Engineers) Ltd., Alcester, and Ricoh UK Products Ltd., Telford (both recovery of waste category). The United Kingdom' s total of five finalists out of 18 finalists in all was the largest from any EU member state.